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Sustainability and the Environment at KSL

The environment is our greatest resource, and unfortunately we humans are not always very good at looking after it, the earth has been home for a long time and if we don’t work together to change our behaviour it won’t last for future generations! That’s why at Kitesurfing Lanka and Vayu resort we’re working to […]

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2018 Kitesurfing Lanka Mega Trips and Spots list!

This summer Kitesurfing Lanka are expanding the operation, offering more trips and more spots than ever so you’ll have more options to choose from on any given day. Our repeat guests probably know the spots we offer but this year will be a little different so check out the updated info below! Kalpitiya lagoon: This […]

Before you come to Sri Lanka, top tips!

It’s always a bit nerve racking coming to a new place for the first time, and knowing exactly what you need to sort out in advance can be really helpful, so here’s a brief list of the stuff you definitely will need, and the other stuff you might want to think about! ESSENTIALS VISA First […]

KSL and Zian kiteboarding

At kitesurfing Lanka we want you to have a great kitesurfing experience and so obviously our gear is an important part of that. We have been partnered with Zian kiteboarding for a number of years now, a brand owned in Europe but produced in Sri Lanka, just a few hours down the road in Negombo! […]

A quick word on launching and landing

Did you ever see something go wrong while launching a kite? We see it a lot on the beach here so minimizing the risks seems like the logical thing to do, and there’s one small thing I think can help a lot of people! One of my pet hates is seeing people launch their kite […]

Downwinders with Kitesurfing Lanka

The summer downwinders will start soon, a great way to mix it up if you get bored of flat water, or just fancy a bit of an extra challenge riding on the ocean side :D The one from Talawila back to KSL is particularly fun and gives a nice mix of flat, choppy and wavey […]

Nature in Sri Lanka

We’re very lucky to be surrounded here in Sri Lanka by amazing scenery and nature. Check out this short video from Vayu Resort showcasing some of what there is to offer other than kitesurfing!

Become a darkslide master!

The dark slide is one of those tricks that everyone wants to learn at some point, it’s one of the most common requests during my advanced lessons or clinics, and I personally love doing them, so lets talk through the basics of how to learn them. There are a few key skills needed to do […]

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Dolphin and Whale watching at KSL

Besides kitesurfing, in the winter season and just after (December-April) another draw for people coming to Kalpitiya is to see some the dolphins and whales just off the coast. It’s not uncommon to see pods of spinner dolphins numbering in the hundreds or even thousands! At this time of year the water is calmer so […]

Epic Catamaran Adventures at KSL

Our 3 day catamaran kitesurf safaris were a great success last year, with everyone progressing like mad and having a great time to boot. Check out the video below and get frothing for these trips coming your way in 2018! Email [email protected] for more information on our summer 2018 trips